The situation of Erik ten Hag in the ‘Red Devil’ looks increasingly worse. According to Mirror, The Dutchman witnesses a revolt in the dressing room.
With Raphael Varane from the starting eleven and Jadon Sancho completely removed from the team, Ten Hags is struggling to keep players on his side ahead of crucial weeks when United face the USA Chelsea, Bayern Munich and Liverpool. The defeat against Newcastle (1-0) caused chaos in the dressing room.
Nobody in the locker room wants Ten Hag
They say that in England Several Manchester United heavyweights are unhappy with the current situation. United have already lost 10 games this season, with Anthony Martial opposite Ten Hags during Saturday’s loss against Newcastle And Marcus Rashford was also criticized for his performance. Some United players are said to feel that “Ten Hag’s stubborn attitude is misplaced and detrimental to the team”, claims Mirror.
The defeat this weekend also applies to the players has sparked concern among fans, especially after Ten Hag’s comments. After the game, the Dutchman spoke to TNT Sports and his assessment of United’s performance did not go down well with fans. The coach said: “We had a difficult first half and at half-time we said we were happy to be in the game.” We managed a good comeback in the last part of the game. We will talk to the team about it tomorrow.. “We will come back, we will talk about it and we will move on to Wednesday,” the coach said.
These comments have sparked negative reactions from Manchester United fans. Some expressed their disappointment called the situation “shameful” and called for Ten Hag to be fired to try to save the season.
– Mirror Football (@MirrorFootball) December 4, 2023
One of the biggest unknowns in the ‘dressing room’Red Devil‘is that this will be the end of it Raphael Varane. The former Real Madrid has lost possession with Ten Hags and their relationship has all but collapsed. From that Daily Mail They claim there was an “open exchange of views” between the two afterwards Varane ruled out for the game against United Manchester City on October 29th. Since then, the Frenchman has only appeared on the bench three times.
Nevertheless, the situation seems to have calmed down. There were reports about it Varane could leave in the January transfer window, but The Frenchman has no desire to leave unless he is told the club doesn’t want him. He is reportedly happy to stay at Manchester United beyond January despite losing his place in Ten Hag’s squad Manchester Evening News.
The central defender was only in the starting line-up in one of the last games 11 United games And Johnny Evans, winner Lindeloff And Luke Shaw They preferred to accompany Harry Maguire.
What happens to Sancho?
About Sancho, the Mirror Add: “Sancho continues training aloneas he has been doing for three months, ever since he questioned Ten Hag’s reasons for leaving him out of the squad that lost 3-1 to Arsenal on September 3rd.
“Although he was banished to train in the facilities of the academyPeople say that Sancho has maintained his physical condition and, according to one source, trains “like a beast,” and Several of his teammates want him to be reintegrated into the Ten Hag team.
“Ten Hag has insisted that Sancho can rejoin the team as soon as you apologizesomething the England star rejected as he believed he had the right to defend himself following his coach’s comments.
He Manchester United receives the Chelsea this Wednesday in an important game for the continuity of Eric Got Hag.